Thread: News Article: Jacques Lemaire?
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05-22-2009, 01:51 PM
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Originally Posted by go kim johnsson 514 View Post
The other problem is his old-NHL style of coaching, he castrated what little offense the Wild usually had because he had to have his match ups.

However, if you look at some guys around the league, some of them have had their best offensive years under Lemaire.
His style of play not leading to offense is one of the worst non-truths that has existed in the NHL discourse for some time. The really good Devils teams were REALLY good offensive teams...not just defensive teams.

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